2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Toyota Highlander

When you are in the market for a new SUV, it can be difficult to figure out which model is the right fit for you when there is a plethora of information available about the many different vehicles on the market. That is why doing comparisons is helpful, because it allows you to put two models up side by side to see which one has more of what you want. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Toyota Highlander.

While the Highlander has a third row of seating and a lower price point, the VW Touareg has more convenience and power available, making it the better option overall. The Touareg comes standard with features like a hands-free power liftgate, Parking Assist, a Blind Spot Monitoring System and a keyless access system, all of which are not available on the Highlander.

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2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Toyota Highlander
3.6-liter V6 Engine 2.7-liter I4
280 Horsepower Horsepower 185 Horsepower
All-Wheel Drive Drivetrain Front-Wheel Drive
Available w/ voice activation Navigation System Not Available

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The VW Touareg is sporty and efficient. While the Highlander has higher fuel economy estimates, the Touareg has a larger fuel tank capacity, giving it a higher maximum fuel range. The Touareg has a maximum fuel range of 607.2 miles, while the Highlander has a maximum fuel range of 460.8 miles. The Touareg also comes with a dual zone front automatic climate control system, leatherette seating, heated front seats, front fog lights and rain-sensing windshield wipers, all of which are not available on the Highlander.

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